The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 29 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.39% 0.56% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 0.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
109 164 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 92.37% 92.66% 87.13%
Number of salaries quoted 95 115 133
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £42,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

SOA
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Halifax region.

SOA Salary Trend in Halifax

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for SOA.

1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) WCF
2 8 (88.89%) EPiServer
2 8 (88.89%) Node.js
2 8 (88.89%) AngularJS
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SOAP
3 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (55.56%) JIRA
4 5 (55.56%) SoapUI
4 5 (55.56%) DevOps
4 5 (55.56%) JIRA Agile
5 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (33.33%) Umbraco
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) JSON
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) WinForms
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) XML

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA Agile
1 5 (55.56%) SoapUI
2 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) .NET Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Senior .NET Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Agile .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Agile C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Angular Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# WCF Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Agile Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior C# Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) WCF Developer
3 2 (22.22%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) WCF
2 8 (88.89%) AngularJS
2 8 (88.89%) Node.js
2 8 (88.89%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) JSON
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) WinForms
3 3 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
3 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (55.56%) DevOps
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) UML
6 1 (11.11%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) EPiServer